Friday Fun Five April 5, 2019

Oaklee's Family Guide Friday Fun FiveHere are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories!

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Egg Hunt & Hayride – Randall Oaks Park
April 6 in West Dundee

Join us for our Egg Hunt & Hayride at Randall Oaks Park on Saturday, April 6. The event is open to kids ages 2-7 years. There will be six time slots for the Egg Hunt & Hayride between 9:00 am-1:15 pm. Preregistration is required. Fee is $5 resident/$9 nonresident.




Barrington Family Expo – Barrington High School
April 7 in Barrington

Stop by the Barrington Family Expo on Sunday April 7 from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm for fun hands-on art activities, free giveaways and local youth entertainment at Barrington High School, 616 W. Main St. In Barrington




4th Annual STEAM Fest – Glenside Public Library District
April 6 in Glendale Heights

Bring the whole family to our 4th Annual STEAM Fest! We invited area organizations and businesses to showcase some of the latest innovations in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math. Free — Drop In.




Magic in the Forest Family Event – The Morton Arboretum
April 6 in Lisle

Join us for a family-friendly adventure inspired by Harry Potter. This program will explore the connections between the forest and the magical world of Hogwarts through experiments, crafts and more.You’ll even get the chance to meet a real owl!




Happy Notes – Des Plaines Public Library
April 6 in Des Plaines

Make uplifting handmade cards for hospitalized kids across the country and senior citizens here in Des Plaines. Materials will be supplied by the library. For teens in grades 7-12. Free.




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